Vice president of grants for the Thiel Foundation, the nonprofit started by PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel
College, long considered the golden ticket to success, is losing its luster. Tuition at public schools has quadrupled in the past 35 years. National student debt now tops $1 trillion.
May. 11, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The massive media company Endeavor, whose holdings include the talent agency WME, announced it is going public, and looking to raise around $500 million in its IPO.
May. 24from Hollywood Breakdown
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I talk about serial killers and families living together and all of the ways writers have of making the job a little easier and the viewer…
May. 22from Martini Shot
President Trump has invited Iran to “pick up the phone and call” him. He’s also threatened the “end” of that country. It’s the latest act in a long international drama.
May. 23from To the Point
Historical drama director Edward Zwick talks unlikely allies in "Trial By Fire".
May. 24from The Treatment
More than 19 million people in the U.S. watched the final episode of “Game of Thrones,” making it the most watched episode of any HBO show ever.
May. 21from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Director Jonathan Levine on unlikely pairs in "Long Shot".
It is, every bit of it, the cat’s meow.
May. 17from Film Reviews
The final episode of “Game of Thrones” aired Sunday after eight seasons. Its main theme song, “A Song of Fire and Ice,” has become iconic and recognizable among millions of fans.
May. 20from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
This week, you can: Meet the colorful designer Gere Kavanaugh; hear about how architects slay dragons (and other reasons why you should hire one); listen to the art of acoustic…
May. 20from Design and Architecture